Data shows a 700% increase in the number of children with drug-resistant infections, over the past 8 years.
Chefs at East Village Place in East Longmeadow are holding a public lunch tasting Thursday.
It does seem like many people have colds and the flu this year, so naturally we will try anything to protect ourselves.
Health officials say a 9-year-old boy from Ohio is the fifth child to die after suffering flu-related illness in Ohio this month.
Scientists and researchers are starting to come up with new mosquito control methods, using common household items.
Healthy skin harbors a different mix of bacteria than skin damaged by disorders such as atopic dermatitis.
Lawmakers in several states are considering requirements for doctors to inform women seeking medical abortions about “abortion reversal.”
The U.S. government may soon lean on someone new to help lower health care costs: you.
The weather is warming up, but that doesn’t mean the flu is going away. Flu season can last well into the spring months!
Addicts and mentally ill people who gained access to treatment programs for the first time are worried about how that might change.
New study finds a baby’s gender can affect a mother’s immune system during pregnancy.
A veteran turned comedian posted a video talking about PTSD on Facebook; but some people are upset with his message.
The Lieber Institute is developing a drug that a person can take to dramatically decrease the likelihood they will have PTSD.
House cats are known to be the primary host of T. gondii, which infects various warm-blooded animals (including humans) and causes a disease…
A new study indicates that marijuana might help people struggling with addiction to heroin and other opioids.
Wanted: 60 people willing to be bitten by mosquitoes to test a new kind of vaccine — one that acts against the bugs’ saliva.
A 24-member special commission will spend the next year studying the way the state deals with behavioral health.
Ernie Scruse is the first patient to get the device here in western Massachusetts.
The drug’s growing popularity is bringing to light an unwanted side effect for a small number of heavy users.
Women’s soccer, along with football and hockey, has some of the highest rates of concussions in all of sports.